Incident Reports

Law practitioners stage protest in Pokhara demanding resignation of Chief Justice


Gandaki, Kaski, Pokhara Lekhnath

The legal practitioners staged a sit-in protest in front of High court in Pokhara on November 14 demanding resignation from the Chief justice Cholendra Shamsher Jabara. The protest was organized as a part of nationwide protest called by Nepal Bar Association against the irregularities and corruption in judiciary. 

Details and Impacts
Violent / Non-violent Nonviolent
Primary Form Gherau/Dharna (sit-in)/padlocking
Primary Cause Other governance issues
Actor 1 - Number of people Not Available
Actor 1 - Affiliations Labor organization, trade unions and other organizations based on economic demands
Actor 1 - Youth na
Actor 2 - Number of people Not Available
Actor 2 - Affiliation (Target) Other state institutions
Actor 2 - Youth unknown
National/Online Media